Topic: Urgent Care Centers
Only half of patients seeking care for three common ailments in outpatient settings receive the right antibiotic, according to a new study.
Lonnie Davis, M.D., launched Ortho OIC, a full-service orthopedic clinic meant to eliminate a trip to the emergency department or urgent care.
The Urgent Care Association recently launched an advocacy program aimed at curbing inappropriate antibiotic prescribing in urgent care settings.
One of the biggest contributors to the rising costs of healthcare is avoidable visits to hospital emergency departments (EDs).
Geisinger Health System and Highmark Health are launching a nonprofit healthcare organization as part of a previously announced clinical joint venture.
The government shutdown is slowing administrative work for the Indian Health Service, plus more healthcare headlines.
José Baselga, M.D., has a new job in the pharmaceutical industry after an ethics scandal forced him out at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
The urgent care chain CityMD was at risk falling out of UnitedHealthcare's network. But the organizations struck a deal to avert that scenario.
Peggy Sanborn, Dignity Health's VP for strategic growth and diversified services, outlines the geographical challenges of health system expansion.
A new study uses that data from online patient reviews to identify some of the strengths and weaknesses in emergency and urgent care.